Gene Symbol: Dpf1
Description: D4, zinc and double PHD fingers family 1
Alias: Neud4, zinc finger protein neuro-d4, BAF45B, BRG1-associated factor 45B, neuro-d4, neuronal d4 domain family member
Mertsalov I, Kulikova D, Alimova Kost M, Ninkina N, Korochkin L, Buchman V. Structure and expression of two members of the d4 gene family in mouse. Mamm Genome. 2000;11:72-4 pubmed
Radde Gallwitz K, Pan L, Gan L, Lin X, Segil N, Chen P. Expression of Islet1 marks the sensory and neuronal lineages in the mammalian inner ear. J Comp Neurol. 2004;477:412-21 pubmed
Batista Brito R, Machold R, Klein C, Fishell G. Gene expression in cortical interneuron precursors is prescient of their mature function. Cereb Cortex. 2008;18:2306-17 pubmed publisher
..Moreover, our work has revealed that many of the genes expressed in cortical interneuron precursors have been independently linked to neurological disorders in both mice and humans. ..
Staahl B, Tang J, Wu W, Sun A, Gitler A, Yoo A, et al
. Kinetic analysis of npBAF to nBAF switching reveals exchange of SS18 with CREST and integration with neural developmental pathways. J Neurosci. 2013;33:10348-61 pubmed publisher
Lessard J, Wu J, Ranish J, Wan M, Winslow M, Staahl B, et al
. An essential switch in subunit composition of a chromatin remodeling complex during neural development. Neuron. 2007;55:201-15 pubmed
..As neural progenitors exit the cell cycle, these subunits are replaced by the homologous BAF45b, BAF45c, and BAF53b. BAF45a/53a subunits are necessary and sufficient for neural progenitor proliferation...
Lange M, Kaynak B, Forster U, Tönjes M, Fischer J, Grimm C, et al
. Regulation of muscle development by DPF3, a novel histone acetylation and methylation reader of the BAF chromatin remodeling complex. Genes Dev. 2008;22:2370-84 pubmed publisher
..Furthermore, this shows that plant homeodomain proteins play a yet unexplored role in recruiting chromatin remodeling complexes to acetylated histones. ..